The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 421 321 290
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -31
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 668 941 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.85% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 2.16% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 564 754 959
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43246 43560 44842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.54% 39.24% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34888 34798 37538
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -105 637 £45,000 - 60
London -67 180 £60,000 - 19
Yorkshire -3 87 £45,000 +21.62% 9
South East -102 85 £40,000 -5.88% 7
West Yorkshire +19 64 £45,000 +9.09% 6
East of England -54 64 £45,000 +5.88% 6
City of London +6 59 £64,500 +7.50% 10
North West -58 57 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands -5 51 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West -45 51 £40,000 -11.11% 8
East Midlands +23 48 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Leeds +14 48 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Manchester -16 43 £41,250 +10.00% 6
Hampshire -11 36 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Bristol -20 28 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Northamptonshire -6 24 £40,000 -4.76%
Northampton +2 23 £40,000 -
Scotland +1 23 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Birmingham -3 22 £60,000 +50.00%
Winchester +9 19 £42,500 - 2
Surrey -29 18 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Bedfordshire -26 17 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Essex - 17 £40,000 - 1
Bedford +3 16 £45,000 -14.28% 1
North Yorkshire -4 16 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Staffordshire -17 16 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Hertfordshire -27 16 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottinghamshire -1 15 £38,000 -8.43% 1
York +2 14 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Glasgow +6 13 £47,000 +21.29% 1

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 775 (60.03%) .NET
2 771 (59.72%) C#
3 677 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
4 663 (51.36%) SQL Server
5 557 (43.14%) SQL
6 508 (39.35%) ASP.NET
7 473 (36.64%) JavaScript
8 471 (36.48%) HTML
9 427 (33.08%) CSS
10 377 (29.20%) MVC
11 369 (28.58%) Microsoft
12 361 (27.96%) OO
13 354 (27.42%) Web Services
14 333 (25.79%) XML
15 322 (24.94%) TDD
16 315 (24.40%) Scrum
17 307 (23.78%) .NET Framework
18 298 (23.08%) WCF
19 289 (22.39%) Finance
20 288 (22.31%) Java
21 272 (21.07%) Degree
22 256 (19.83%) jQuery
23 255 (19.75%) SOA
24 230 (17.82%) Unit Testing
25 229 (17.74%) Oracle
26 219 (16.96%) Windows
27 190 (14.72%) Team Foundation Server
28 184 (14.25%) E-Commerce
29 182 (14.10%) T-SQL
30 177 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 111 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 95 (7.36%) IIS
3 70 (5.42%) BizTalk Server
4 67 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 60 (4.65%) JBoss
6 52 (4.03%) WebLogic
7 31 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 31 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 26 (2.01%) CMS
9 25 (1.94%) Apache
10 23 (1.78%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.55%) Apache ServiceMix
12 14 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
13 11 (0.85%) Tuxedo
13 11 (0.85%) AquaLogic
13 11 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.70%) Site Server
14 9 (0.70%) Umbraco
14 9 (0.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 166 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.93%) MS Office
4 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.077%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.70%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.077%) Staffware
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.077%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 29 (2.25%) SaaS
2 20 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.077%) Force.com
4 1 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.58%) HTTP
2 33 (2.56%) Internet
3 16 (1.24%) Firewall
4 12 (0.93%) DNS
5 11 (0.85%) Intranet
6 10 (0.77%) LAN
6 10 (0.77%) WAN
7 5 (0.39%) SAN
7 5 (0.39%) Extranet
7 5 (0.39%) NAS
8 4 (0.31%) IPv4
8 4 (0.31%) IPv6
8 4 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.31%) DHCP
9 3 (0.23%) SMTP
9 3 (0.23%) SSL
9 3 (0.23%) VPN
10 2 (0.15%) Frame Relay
10 2 (0.15%) SSH
10 2 (0.15%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 663 (51.36%) SQL Server
2 173 (13.40%) Relational Database
3 140 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 99 (7.67%) RDBMS
5 96 (7.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 81 (6.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 67 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
8 60 (4.65%) Oracle Database
9 55 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 44 (3.41%) MySQL
12 37 (2.87%) MongoDB
13 34 (2.63%) OLTP
14 30 (2.32%) Informix
15 29 (2.25%) NoSQL
16 28 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
18 20 (1.55%) Riak
19 18 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 18 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 190 (14.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 149 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 108 (8.37%) JUnit
4 72 (5.58%) NUnit
5 69 (5.34%) Subversion
5 69 (5.34%) Git (software)
6 62 (4.80%) JIRA
7 61 (4.73%) Ant
8 57 (4.42%) Selenium
9 47 (3.64%) Maven
10 39 (3.02%) Eclipse
11 37 (2.87%) WebDriver
12 36 (2.79%) SoapUI
13 34 (2.63%) Moq
13 34 (2.63%) TestNG
13 34 (2.63%) JMeter
14 29 (2.25%) Jenkins
15 28 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 28 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
16 23 (1.78%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 289 (22.39%) Finance
2 115 (8.91%) Banking
3 57 (4.42%) Games
4 55 (4.26%) Marketing
5 46 (3.56%) Retail
6 45 (3.49%) Front Office
7 26 (2.01%) Investment Banking
8 21 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 20 (1.55%) French Language
10 19 (1.47%) Advertising
11 17 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.32%) Law
11 17 (1.32%) Legal
12 13 (1.01%) Publishing
13 12 (0.93%) Back Office
14 5 (0.39%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.39%) Billing
15 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 817 (63.28%) Developer
2 275 (21.30%) C# Developer
3 269 (20.84%) .NET Developer
4 224 (17.35%) Senior Developer
5 168 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
6 140 (10.84%) Architect
7 102 (7.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 101 (7.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 99 (7.67%) Software Developer
10 86 (6.66%) Solutions Architect
11 79 (6.12%) Java Developer
12 78 (6.04%) Senior C# Developer
13 74 (5.73%) Senior .NET Developer
14 65 (5.03%) Team Leader
14 65 (5.03%) Analyst
15 60 (4.65%) Web Developer
16 58 (4.49%) DBA
17 54 (4.18%) BizTalk Developer
18 45 (3.49%) Software Engineer
18 45 (3.49%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 775 (60.03%) .NET
2 508 (39.35%) ASP.NET
3 471 (36.48%) HTML
4 427 (33.08%) CSS
5 354 (27.42%) Web Services
6 333 (25.79%) XML
7 307 (23.78%) .NET Framework
8 298 (23.08%) WCF
9 256 (19.83%) jQuery
10 177 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 174 (13.48%) WPF
12 172 (13.32%) Ajax
13 153 (11.85%) HTML5
14 130 (10.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 115 (8.91%) JSON
16 108 (8.37%) Spring
17 105 (8.13%) SOAP
18 104 (8.06%) WinForms
19 98 (7.59%) J2EE
20 93 (7.20%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 125 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 123 (9.53%) Client/Server
3 92 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (7.05%) Enterprise Software
5 65 (5.03%) Mobile App
6 50 (3.87%) User Experience
7 48 (3.72%) Open Source
8 46 (3.56%) Inversion of Control
9 37 (2.87%) Mathematics
10 35 (2.71%) Blackberry
11 26 (2.01%) iPhone
12 25 (1.94%) Hedge funds
12 25 (1.94%) Derivative
13 22 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 21 (1.63%) SWIFT
15 17 (1.32%) Online Games
16 16 (1.24%) Equities
17 15 (1.16%) Blog
18 13 (1.01%) iPad
19 10 (0.77%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 219 (16.96%) Windows
2 92 (7.13%) Linux
3 82 (6.35%) Android
4 65 (5.03%) UNIX
5 63 (4.88%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 27 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (1.39%) Solaris
10 12 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (0.85%) AIX
12 7 (0.54%) Windows 2000
12 7 (0.54%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.31%) MVS
13 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.077%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (29.20%) MVC
3 361 (27.96%) OO
4 322 (24.94%) TDD
5 315 (24.40%) Scrum
6 255 (19.75%) SOA
7 230 (17.82%) Unit Testing
8 184 (14.25%) E-Commerce
9 164 (12.70%) Mentoring
10 141 (10.92%) Software Engineering
11 128 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
12 124 (9.60%) OOD
13 105 (8.13%) UML
14 103 (7.98%) OOP
15 89 (6.89%) Multithreading
16 84 (6.51%) Web Development
17 55 (4.26%) Automated Testing
17 55 (4.26%) iOS Development
18 52 (4.03%) Test Automation
18 52 (4.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 771 (59.72%) C#
2 557 (43.14%) SQL
3 473 (36.64%) JavaScript
4 288 (22.31%) Java
5 182 (14.10%) T-SQL
6 70 (5.42%) VB.NET
7 65 (5.03%) VB
8 54 (4.18%) C++
9 43 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 36 (2.79%) PL/SQL
11 35 (2.71%) ActionScript
12 30 (2.32%) VB6
13 28 (2.17%) ActionScript 3.0
14 27 (2.09%) VBA
15 23 (1.78%) PHP
16 21 (1.63%) XPath
17 18 (1.39%) XAML
18 15 (1.16%) VBScript
19 14 (1.08%) Delphi
20 12 (0.93%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 272 (21.07%) Degree
2 36 (2.79%) SC Cleared
2 36 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.08%) ISEB
5 10 (0.77%) MCSD
6 9 (0.70%) MCTS
7 8 (0.62%) MCSE
7 8 (0.62%) CCNA
7 8 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.46%) MCP
9 5 (0.39%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.31%) Brainbench
10 4 (0.31%) PhD
10 4 (0.31%) MCPD
11 3 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.077%) MCAD
13 1 (0.077%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.96%) QA
2 11 (0.85%) WAI
3 9 (0.70%) SLA
4 5 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.39%) EMIR
4 5 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.23%) WCAG
7 2 (0.15%) HL7
7 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.077%) Basel II
8 1 (0.077%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.62%) XenApp
3 8 (0.62%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.15%) NFS
5 2 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 37 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.47%) MOM
3 5 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.15%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.077%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.077%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.077%) WMI
Vendors
1 369 (28.58%) Microsoft
2 229 (17.74%) Oracle
3 65 (5.03%) HP
4 55 (4.26%) IBM
5 43 (3.33%) Sybase
6 40 (3.10%) VMware
7 35 (2.71%) Sencha
8 28 (2.17%) Appcelerator
8 28 (2.17%) Google
9 24 (1.86%) Sun
10 20 (1.55%) Informatica
10 20 (1.55%) EnterpriseDB
11 17 (1.32%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.24%) BEA
12 16 (1.24%) Cisco
13 14 (1.08%) Citrix
14 12 (0.93%) NetApp
15 11 (0.85%) Micro Focus
16 10 (0.77%) Perforce
16 10 (0.77%) Business Objects
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per day + Bonus + strong benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £275 to £325 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Salary: competitive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus (25%) + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago